NYLA is competing for a $50,000 Pepsi Refresh Grant to fund this year’s Empire State Book Festival.   Please visit <www.refresheverything.com/> today and register to vote.  You can register more than one email address and you can vote every day for the Empire State Book Festival until the end of January.

Not many library sponsored projects get funded so let’s show the nation that New York supports its libraries, literacy and literature by voting for the Empire State Book Festival at <http://www.refresheverything.com/empirestatebookfestival>

I want to apologize in advance for cross posting this message and for the many notifications you will receive regarding this Pepsi Refresh Grant.  It’s just very important that we get as many votes as possible.  Please forward this on to as many of your colleagues, friends and family to vote.  Thanks in advance for you cooperation and forbearance.

For more info about the Empire State Book Festival, please visit <www.empirestatebookfestival.org >

Michael J. Borges

Executive Director

New York Library Association

6021 State Farm Road

Guilderland, New York 12084